Category: Sports

Makambo Shines As Yanga Win.

Makambo Shines As Yanga Win.

Record Mainland Premier League winners, Young Africans opened their 2018/19 season perfectly with a 2-1 win over Mtibwa Sugar in a tense match at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam yesterday. Congolese import, Heritier Makambo put Yanga ahead before skipper Kelvin Yondani stretched the lead from a well taken spot kick in the first [&hellip

Teams Fasten Belts As League Goes Without Sponsors.

Teams Fasten Belts As League Goes Without Sponsors.

Several Mainland Premier League teams are figuring out the rough days ahead, after it was confirmed that they will play their opening 2018/2019 league matches without main sponsors. It is reported that the Vodacom Tanzania, who sponsored the league for close to eight years have not extended their sponsorship deal and the Tanzania Football Federation [&hellip

FC Barcelona win 13th Spanish Super Cup

FC Barcelona win 13th Spanish Super Cup

FC Barcelona won its 13th Spanish Super Cup after beating Sevilla in Tangier. Ernesto Valverde’s men, who’ve been in eight of the last nine finals, didn’t allow Pablo Machín‘s side time or space to build up any rhythm, and ended the match at the Stade Ibn Battouta with a convincing 2-1 victory. It’s a first [&hellip

Yanga Honour Nadir’s Excellence Services.

Yanga Honour Nadir’s Excellence Services.

Young Africans yesterday honoured Nadir Haroub, dependable defender, who has officially retired after winning 15 titles for the club in his twelve-year career. Nadir, who was popularly known as Cannavaro, played his last match for Yanga on Sunday at Jamhuri Stadium in Morogoro where Yanga defeated Mawenzi Market 1-0 in a friendly match that was [&hellip

Alisson: Liverpool make Brazilian world’s most expensive goalkeeper.

Alisson: Liverpool make Brazilian world’s most expensive goalkeeper.

Liverpool have made Roma’s Alisson the world’s most expensive goalkeeper by signing him on a six-year deal. The Reds have not revealed how much they have paid for the Brazil number one but Roma said the deal is worth up to £66.8m (72.5m euros). “In terms of my life and my career, it’s a huge [&hellip

Azam beat Simba to retain Kagame Cup as Gor wins bronze medal.

Azam beat Simba to retain Kagame Cup as Gor wins bronze medal.

Tenerife bound Shaban iddi was on target again as Azam clawed Simba SC 2-1 to successfully retain the Cecafa Kagame Cup at the National Stadium on Friday night. Gor Mahia claimed the bronze medal after beating Zanzibar’s Jeshi la Kujenga Uchumi in the third place playoff. Apart from the trophy, Azam received Sh 3M in [&hellip

CROATIA 2-1 ENGLAND.

CROATIA 2-1 ENGLAND.

England’s bid to reach a first World Cup final since 1966 came to an agonising end as they lost in extra time to Croatia in Moscow. Juventus striker Mario Mandzukic scored the winning goal in the 109th minute of the semi-final, slotting in from Ivan Perisic’s flick-on into the area. England – in their first [&hellip

Brazil 2-0 Mexico.

Brazil 2-0 Mexico.

Neymar scored one goal and played a key role in the second as Brazil edged out Mexico in Samara to reach the World Cup quarter-finals for a seventh consecutive time. Brazil did not have it all their own way, especially in an opening period dominated by Mexico, but the five-time winners grew into what became [&hellip

Belgium 3-2 japan

Belgium 3-2 japan

Belgium completed a remarkable revival as they came from the World Cup abyss and beat Japan to reach the quarter-finals. Roberto Martinez’s side were trailing 2-0 when he brought on Marouane Fellaini and Nacer Chadli in the 65th minute, and Fellaini scored the equaliser before Chadli netted a 94th-minute winner. They now face Brazil in [&hellip

Russia win 4-3 on penalties.

Russia win 4-3 on penalties.

Hosts Russia pulled off the biggest shock of the 2018 World Cup so far as they beat 2010 winners Spain in the first penalty shootout of the tournament to reach the quarter-finals for the first time in 48 years. After extra-time ended with the score locked at 1-1, goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev was Russia’s penalty hero, [&hellip